Asie méridionale

Partition, Shrine Culture and the Sindhis in India

Within the complex religious landscape of modern India, the community of Sindh stands out as a powerful example of interfaith relations. This Hindu community moved to India and practiced Sufism following Sindh's inclusion to Pakistan in the 1947 partition. Drawing on a close analysis of...

Audrey Truschke is Assistant Professor in the Department of History at Rutgers University-Newark. She will take part of the Visting Professors Program designed by EHESS and is invited by Fabrizio Speziale (CEIAS) from March 19th till April 19 th 2019. Her teaching and research interests...

Anne Murphy is Associate Professor in the Department of Asian Studies and co-Director of the Centre for India and South Asia Research at the University of British Columbia. She teaches and conducts research on the vernacular literary and religious traditions of the Punjab region (India...

Prashant Keshavmurthy is Associate Professor , Institute of Islamic Studies, McGill University (Montreal). His research interests focus on literary canon formation and conceptions of authorship in pre-colonial Persian and Urdu literary traditions; commentarial practices in pre-19th century Persian literary cultures; translation theory, especially as it...

Un répertoire analytique des sources en persan sur les savoirs hindous

Perso-Indica est un projet éditorial et de recherche qui se propose de constituer un répertoire analytique des sources en persan sur les savoirs hindous, comprenant les traités et les traductions réalisées en Inde entre les XIII ème et XIX ème siècles. Perso-Indica a pour objectif...

30 août 1569. Naissance près d’Agra de celui qui deviendra le quatrième monarque de la dynastie moghole (1526-1857) : Jahāngīr de son nom de règne, un des principaux protagonistes de cet ouvrage. Son père Akbar était doté d’une ascendance doublement prestigieuse puisqu’il avait pour ancêtres...

Daud Ali is Associate Professor and Chair of the South Asian Studies Department , University of Pennsylvania . Using epigraphical and literary sources, with a critical perspective on the historiography and innovative theoretical approaches, he has published about cultural, social and political history of South...